The Art of Political Storytelling: Why Stories Win Votes in Post-truth Politics By P. Seargeant (2020)

Authors

  • Patricia Canning Department of Humanities, Utrecht University

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/jld.18491

Keywords:

stories, politics, rhetoric

Abstract

The Art of Political Storytelling: Why Stories Win Votes in Post-truth Politics By P. Seargeant (2020) London: Bloomsbury Academic, 272pp.

References

Emmott, C. (1997) Narrative Comprehension: A Discourse Perspective. Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Leith, S. (2012) You Talkin’ to Me? Rhetoric from Aristotle to Obama. London: Profile Books.

McNay, A. (2010) Diaries of the Reader Organisation. Reader 40: 104–5.

Perelman, C. H. and Olbrechts-Tyteca, L. (2000) The New Rhetoric: A Treatise on Argumentation. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press.

Turner, M. (1996) The Literary Mind: The Origins of Thought and Language. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

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Published

2020-10-24

How to Cite

Canning, P. (2020). The Art of Political Storytelling: Why Stories Win Votes in Post-truth Politics By P. Seargeant (2020). Journal of Language and Discrimination, 4(2), 227–232. https://doi.org/10.1558/jld.18491

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